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Gender gap hits women's super early

Research by the Monash Business School has identified fresh evidence of how the ‘gender pay gap’ begins from the first days of employment – a deficit women fail to recoup.


Peer reviews get five-star rating: research

Research by Monash Business School shows consumers are more favourably swayed by peer reviews on social media sites when purchasing movie tickets or a hotel stay.


The problem with Australia's banks is one of too much law and too little enforcement

Financial services royal commissioner Kenneth Hayne is arguing for less and clearer law, and tougher corporate cops.


Shedding light on the super system

Despite decades of study into our superannuation system, surprisingly little is known about the level of financial assets Australians have when they retire, particularly for households.


New partnership between Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute and MRCF to keep taxpayer-funded research in Australia

The newly-established Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) has become a member of the Medical Research Commercialisation Fund (MRCF).

Medicine & health

Monash establishes world-first research centre zeroing in on financial markets

Monash University has established a new Centre for Quantitative Finance and Investment Strategies, after signing an historic collaboration agreement with French banking group BNP Paribas S.A.


Big four bank chiefs face parliamentary committee: experts react

The chief executives of Australia’s big four banks are this week being called before a House of Representatives economics committee. We asked a panel of experts what questions the committee should be asking.


Budget 2014 - what the experts say

Monash University experts comment on the 2014 federal budget, handed down by Treasurer Joe Hockey last night. General commentary: Dr John Vaz, Department of Accounting and Finance My principal concern...

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